Applicants sought for CY scholarship

Last year, the Cooper-Young Community Association launched its first ever scholarship to encourage students to understand and participate in their local communities. The CYCA Leaders Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship that is awarded to an uprising junior or senior...

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Monthly meeting showcases city web site

The Cooper-Young Community Association’s February general community meeting will take an up-close look at the intersection of technology and civil engagement.  Technology has been instrumental in the information age and the City of Memphis wants to capitalize on that....

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Book club takes up modern sci-fi master

Dear Readers Book Club, the Cooper-Young neighborhood book club, will have their monthly gathering February 25 at 7 p.m.  To start off the year, the book club will read Exhalation by Ted Chiang, a book of nine short stories that ask big questions about life, the...

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Stubblefield says goodbye

Sheree Stubblefield As we say hello to a new year, I am sadly saying goodbye to the CYCA. When I applied for this position, I had no idea what was in store for me in this historic, hip neighborhood. All I knew at the time was that I would have the opportunity to get...

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